Could you be the next Manchester City of Literature Trustee?

9 April 2024 - News

Manchester City Of Literature is seeking Trustees to join the Board and to ensure the UNESCO designation celebrates the diverse range of voices in Manchester and is truly owned by the city at large.

Manchester City Of Literature was designated a UNESCO Creative City in 2017, and is now an independent and not-for-profit organisation that manages the UNESCO designation on behalf of a partnership of 40+ literary organisations led by Manchester City Council, The University of Manchester and Manchester Metropolitan University.

Manchester City of Literature is an active charity that aims to ensure that literature is celebrated, diverse voices and languages across Manchester are celebrated through the promotion of creative expression. Inequality of opportunity is one of the biggest challenges facing us. Manchester City of Literature is dedicated to breaking down the barriers to equality and to literary opportunities throughout Manchester, while promoting the excellence and talent of our great city at all levels, in schools, community and social settings to expert and specialists’ networks.

Applications open on the 9th April 2024 and close on the 17th May 2024. To find out more and how to apply, please download the application pack below.